Barricaded gunman taken into custody after causing lockdown at school in Walled Lake
Police on scene of barricaded situation in Walled Lake
WALLED LAKE, Mich. – A man was taken into custody Friday after a barricaded situation that prompted a lockdown at one school and a shelter-in-place for another school in Walled Lake.
Police said the armed man barricaded himself near S. Commerce and Decker roads. He was taken into custody peacefully around 1:30 p.m.
St. Matthew Lutheran School in the 2400 block of S. Commerce Road was on lockdown during the barricaded situation.
Guest Elementary School was under a shelter-in-place, school officials said. They said they don't have lockdowns in their district because schools are always locked. The shelter-in-place meant there wouldn't be any outdoor activities.
Police had the intersection at S. Commerce and Decker roads closed from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
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